In the world of music, some songs come and go, while others etch their names into history. One such song is “Seven” by BTS’s Jungkook. This July 2023 release has taken the music industry by storm and is now celebrating a monumental 10-week run on the Billboard charts. In this blog, we’ll dive into the remarkable journey of “Seven,” and its record-breaking achievements.
“Seven” Conquers Billboard
“Seven” has notched up an impressive 10 weeks on the Billboard charts, solidifying its status as the longest-charting song on Billboard by an international artist. Its enduring popularity is a testament to Jungkook’s talent and the song’s infectious appeal.
The #Global200 top 10 (chart dated Sept. 30, 2023)
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At the MTV Video Music Awards 2023, JK’s “Seven” clinched the coveted title of “Song of Summer.” This recognition further highlights the song’s impact on the music scene and its place in the hearts of fans worldwide.
Unstoppable Global Dominance
BTS member Jungkook’s “Seven” is showing no signs of slowing down, maintaining a firm grip on the No. 2 spot on both the Billboard Global 200 and Global Excl US charts for an incredible 10 consecutive weeks. It previously held the No. 1 position for nine weeks, a remarkable feat in itself.
The golden maknae’s “Seven” shattered records on the UK charts, securing a spot in the Top 40 for its 10th consecutive week. This accomplishment underscores the song’s international resonance and unwavering popularity. Adding to its list of achievements, it also became the fastest K-pop track to reach an astonishing 700 million streams on Spotify.
A Stellar Global Citizen Festival Performance:
JK recently took the stage at the Global Citizen Festival in New York City, turning the event into a mesmerizing mini-concert. Alongside “Seven,” he performed live with Latto and treated the audience to other fan-favorite tracks, including “Still With You” and “Euphoria.” His electrifying performance left fans craving more.
Following the success of “Seven,” he also announced his next digital single, “3D,” which was released on September 29, 2023, at 1 PM KST. This release showcased an even more mature side of BTS’s Jungkook and features a collaboration with American rapper Jack Harlow.